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Carolyn L. Bigley

  • On November 12, 2021

Carolyn L. Bigley, age 72, of Pittsburgh, passed away with family by her side on November 11, 2021.

Born on July 1, 1949, she was the daughter of the late Rose and George Harris.

Loving mother of Steven (Christine) Gimigliano and Sheri (Tina Bathory) Gimigliano; cherished grandma bud/gama of Morgan, Marissa and Michael Gimigliano, Quinn and Riley Bathory-Gimigliano; dear sister of Larry (Mary) Harris; aunt of Shawn (Sheila), Alan (Rowene), Kevin (Saranac), Stephanie, Jessica (Joe), Connie, and Tom (Rachel).

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by siblings, Robert (Georgeann) Harris and Bette Vanzin.

Carolyn was a highly talented, phenomenal cook and baker.  She was a witty, selfless, hardworking woman who always put her family first. Carolyn retired from Verizon after a 31 year career.  During retirement, she enjoyed traveling, and later opening Granny C’s Cookies. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, November 19, 2021 from 4-7 pm at Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15317, 724-260-5546.  A memorial service will be held immediately to follow.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Judy Conner
Dear Sheri, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your wonderful mother. What a great lady she was! Always so thoughtful and caring plus the best baker I ever knew. May she Rest In Peace. Sending thoughts and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. May the good memories of her help comfort you all. God bless with love.
Lydia “Lee” Stewart
I had the pleasure of knowing and working with Carol at Verizon. My sympathies and prayers to her family. 🙏🏻💕🙏🏻💕🙏🏻💕
Keri Estes
Sending love and condolences from the staff at JREMS to Tina, Sheri, Quinn, Riley, and the whole family.
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